Ashley Vermillion Webb
Vermillion store owner and mother
WHO DO YOU LIVE WITH | My husband Cheshire, my twin girls Betty and Annie Fleming (6 going on 12) and my 13 year old pup, Watts
WHAT’S YOUR SIGN | Zodiac Taurus, Rising sign Libra and moon sign Pisces
FAVORITE COCKTAIL | Anything made with a grape, I just had some delicious champagne.
FAVORITE RESTAURANT | I can’t pick just one….Stanbury, Capital Club 16, Mandolin or any of Ashley Christensen restaurants.
DESCRIBE YOUR STYLE IN 3-4 WORDS | classic, fun, Parisian influenced.
WHAT DO YOU COLLECT, AND WHY | My children’s art work. I like to map time that way.
YOUR FAVORITE 3 THINGS IN YOUR HOUSE | portraits of my girls, a Wolf Kahn painting that I bought myself for my 10 year Anniversary with Vermillion, and my porcelain guinea hen that I picked up in Soho
WHAT WOULD YOU SAVE IN A FIRE | My family but if time allowed I’d grab family photos and sentimental jewelry…maybe a few hand bags 🙂
WHAT ARE YOU MOST EXCITED ABOUT WEARING THIS FALL | My Barbara Tfank silver fox short jacket
WHAT SMELL DO YOU LOVE | the Tobacco Coqui Coqui candle!
WHAT IS THE FARTHEST YOU HAVE BEEN FROM HOME | Asia to visit my brother.
NETFLIX OBSESSION | I’ve got Narcos in the queue
WHAT BOOK ARE YOU READING RIGHT NOW | NY Times newspaper. Trying to keep up with subscription!
WHERE IS THE LAST PLACE YOU TRAVELED | My honeymoon this summer to South of France and Paris…
WHAT DID YOU BRING BACK | From Le Club 55 in St. Tropez I brought back beach dresses and cover ups that I want to replicate for Vermillion this Spring.
FOOL PROOF DINNER PARTY TIP | Reggae music
IMPROMPTU TALENT SHOW – HOW DO YOU WIN | confidence, karaoke machine and a killer costume
WHAT SURPRISES YOU ABOUT RALEIGH | The unexpected diversity of people, the mix of industries in the area and the exponential growth we’ve seen in the past 5 years . And of course the awesome food!
FAVORITE PLACES TO SCORE FINDS FOR YOUR HOME | Furbish of course! La Maison and things I pick up when I travel.
WHAT’S YOUR NEWEST MUSIC DISCOVERY | Well not new music but after going to the Fare Thee Well Tour in Chicago I’m a little obsessed with Gratefeul Dead again.
TELL US ABOUT YOUR WEDDING DRESS | Lela Rose custom silk jacquard pale pink and ivory short dress with beautiful flowing back caplet detail that she sketched a drawing of me wearing…not sure which is more valuable to me, the dress or the drawing.
WHO WOULD YOU WANT TO PLAY YOU IN YOUR BIOPIC | Aerin Lauder
A COLLECTION YOU WISH YOU’D DESIGNED | Wes Gordons Spring 2013, or one of Rosie Assoulin first collections.
WHAT’S ALWAYS IN YOUR REFRIGERATOR | wine, artisanal cheeses, hummus from Neomande, and a ton of organic fruit.
WHAT ARE 3 THINGS YOU LOVE TO DO I YOUR HOME | My patio is where it all takes place… dance parties, cooking out and watching my kids play.
WHAT’S COMING UP THAT YOU’RE EXCITED ABOUT | Vermillion Fashion Show this week! Then off to New York to buy for Spring.
WHAT’S THE MOST IMPORTANT THING YOU’VE LEARNED THIS YEAR | Time takes care of A LOT
FAVORITE SONG RIGHT NOW | My wedding song from June, Soulfight by The Rivalvalists.
A BOOK YOU’VE READ MORE THAN ONCE | A book on mediation, I’ve got to make sure I get my mantras right.
TWO THINGS YOU LOVE ABOUT YOUR JOB | Everything and everything. Seriously from my clients, team Verm, my designers, the buying and selling, I love it all.
FAVORITE PIECE OF CLOTHING RIGHT NOW | Bajra fringe black blanket scarf in Vermillion AND I just ordered some Charlotte Olympia lip smacker tennis shoes.